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Treating Abused Adolescents
Treating Abused Adolescents
by Eliana Gil
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The first book to explore the issue of abuse in adolescents both the residual effects of earlier child abuse and current or cumulative abuse this volume provides a sensitive account of how to optimize the value of therapeutic contact with this... (read more)

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Tiger, Tiger: A Memoir
Tiger, Tiger: A Memoir
by Margaux Fragoso
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One summer day, Margaux Fragoso swam up to Peter Curran at a public swimming pool and asked him to play. She was seven; he was fifty-one. When Curran invited her and her mom to see his house, the little girl found a child's dream world, full of odd pets... (read more)

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Patterns of Child Abuse: How Dysfunctional Transactions Are Replicated in Individuals, Families, and the Child Welfare System
Patterns of Child Abuse: How Dysfunctional Transactions Are Replicated in Individuals, Families, and the Child Welfare System
by Michael Karson
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Interpret the hidden meaning of family roles to help children at risk Because dysfunctional patterns are closed systems that serve a secret purpose, they are almost impossible to change from the outside. Patterns of Child Abuse helps you recognize the... (read more)

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Lived Through This: Listening to the Stories of Sexual Violence Survivors
Lived Through This: Listening to the Stories of Sexual Violence Survivors
by Anne K Ream
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A moving collection of narrative and photographic profiles of sexual violence survivors by an award-winning writer and photographer   Eight years ago, writer Anne K. Ream and photographer Patricia Evans embarked on a unique journey. Their goal was... (read more)

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Violent Partners: A Breakthrough Plan for Ending the Cycle of Abuse
Violent Partners: A Breakthrough Plan for Ending the Cycle of Abuse
by Linda Mills
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A radical new take on the crisis of intimate abuse, Violent Partners argues that as a culture we misunderstand the root causes and basic effects of abuse, and until that changes there is no hope of fixing the problem. Dr. Linda Mills challenges... (read more)

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Denial: A Memoir of Terror (P.S.)
Denial: A Memoir of Terror (P.S.)
by Jessica Stern
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“Denial is one of the most important books I have read in a decade....Brave, life-changing, and gripping as a thriller….A tour de force.”—Naomi Wolf One of the worlds foremost experts on terrorism and post-traumatic... (read more)

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I Will Survive: The African-American Guide to Healing from Sexual Assault and Abuse
I Will Survive: The African-American Guide to Healing from Sexual Assault and Abuse
by Lori S Robinson
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In this comprehensive self-help guide, Lori Robinson has created a valuable resource for African-American survivors of sexual assault (as well as their families, friends, and communities). Robinson walks readers through the ways survivors can achieve... (read more)

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Spouse Abuse: A Treatment Program for Couples
Spouse Abuse: A Treatment Program for Couples
by Peter H Neidig
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A thoroughly tested treatment program designed to be used with individual couples or groups of couples. Offers a skill-building training format that utilizes 40 interrelated behavioral and written exercises. The book includes reproducible worksheets... (read more)

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The Verbally Abusive Man: Can He Change?: A Woman's Guide to Deciding Whether to Stay or Go
The Verbally Abusive Man: Can He Change?: A Woman's Guide to Deciding Whether to Stay or Go
by Patricia Evans
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Practical applications and the latest clinical research are combined with the trademark support and assurance of the author in this guide that provides victims of verbal abuse the tools they need to transform their relationships. Original. 75,000 first... (read more)

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The Source of All Things: A Memoir
The Source of All Things: A Memoir
by Tracy Ross
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Called “brave and heartbreaking” by Elle and “an extraordinary journey” by People, Tracy Ross’s riveting memoir about abuse, survival, and healing is now available in paperback. Tracy Ross’s adult life has been defined... (read more)

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Sisters in Pain: Battered Women Speak Out
Sisters in Pain: Battered Women Speak Out
by Elisabeth Beattie
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In 1995 Kentucky governor Brereton Jones granted parole to ten women who had been convicted of killing, conspiring to kill, or assaulting the men who had abused them for years. The media began referring to them as the Sisters in Pain, a name they... (read more)

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Treating Child Abuse and Family Violence in Hospitals: A Program for Training and Services
Treating Child Abuse and Family Violence in Hospitals: A Program for Training and Services
by Kathleen M White
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Outlines a family violence treatment program within a pediatric hospital, with a particular focus on child abuse and neglect. Highlights critical conceptual and prcedural issues, and examines the limits of current clinical knowledge and related... (read more)

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Banished Knowledge: Facing Childhood Injuries
Banished Knowledge: Facing Childhood Injuries
by Alice Miller
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In direct opposition to the Freudian drive theory, the author of the best-selling The Drama Of The Gifted Child believes that children, at birth, are inherently good, and she traces all forms of criminal deeds to past mistreatments.... (read more)

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A Conspiracy of Love: Living Through and Beyond Childhood Sexual Abuse
A Conspiracy of Love: Living Through and Beyond Childhood Sexual Abuse
by Wendy Read
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Though this book is intended to speak primarily to adults who have suffered childhood sexual abuse, anyone who seeks to find meaning in suffering, or who grapples with the concepts of evil and holiness, will appreciate the truth and wisdom contained in... (read more)

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It Could Happen to Anyone: Why Battered Women Stay
It Could Happen to Anyone: Why Battered Women Stay
by Alyce D Laviolette
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This revised and updated edition of It Could Happen to Anyone provides a comprehensive examination of why women stay in abusive relationships and why they leave, explaining why women should not be blamed for their victimization.... (read more)

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Safe Place for Women (11 Edition)
Safe Place for Women (11 Edition)
by Kelly White
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A Safe Place for Women tells a harrowing, but ultimately hopeful, story of one woman's ordeal with an abusive husband and how she gained the strength to leave him and thrive in a new life with her children. Noted women's advocate Kelly White unsparingly... (read more)

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Riding Grace: A Triumph of the Soul
Riding Grace: A Triumph of the Soul
by Alissa Lukara
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Riding Grace: A Triumph of the Soul chronicles author Alissa Lukara's no-holds-barred 12-year quest to reclaim her life from a debilitating, presumably incurable illness, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, and the trauma of childhood sexual abuse. In this raw... (read more)

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Stolen Tomorrows: Understanding and Treating Women's Childhood Sexual Abuse
Stolen Tomorrows: Understanding and Treating Women's Childhood Sexual Abuse
by Steven Levenkron
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"The most practical, down to earth, thoughtful, and sensitive book written on women's childhood sexual abuse."—Samuel C. Klagsbrun, MD From the psychotherapist who offered groundbreaking work on self-mutilation (Cutting) comes a landmark examination... (read more)

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Chain Chain Change : for Black Women in Abusive Relationships ((Rev)94 Edition)
Chain Chain Change : for Black Women in Abusive Relationships ((Rev)94 Edition)
by Evelyn C. White
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Chain Chain Change offers supportive, practical information for African-American women who are or have been in a physically or emotionally abusive relationship. Written by a well-known writer and speaker on Black women's physical and emotional health... (read more)

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Domestic Violence: The 12 Things You Aren't Supposed to Know
Domestic Violence: The 12 Things You Aren't Supposed to Know
by Thomas B James
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Is domestic violence strictly a male phenomenon? Are all women who abuse their partners acting in self-defense? Is domestic violence about male privilege, power and control? In this book, the author conducts a meticulous and thorough examination of the... (read more)

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